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Author Zeigler Dendy, Chris A.

Title Teenagers with ADD and ADHD : a guide for parents and professionals / Chris A. Zeigler Dendy.

Publication Info. Bethesda, MD : Woodbine House, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  618.92 ZEI    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  618.92 Q DENDY    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  618.928589 ZIEGLER DENDY    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  618.9285 Z6T    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  616.8589 DENDY    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Non Fiction  618.9285 ZEIGLER    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  616.8589 ZE    Check Shelf
Edition Second edition.
Description xiv, 415 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. What is attention deficit disorder? -- 2. Causes : understanding ADD/ADHD and the brain -- 3. Diagnosis of ADD or ADHD -- 4. Moving behind guilt, anger, and fear to optimism! -- 5. Treatment of ADD and ADHD in adolescents -- 6. The medication dilemma : should your teen take medicine? -- 7. Attention disorders and coexisting conditions -- 8. Raising a healthy, well-adjusted teenager -- 9. Common behaviors of teenagers with ADD or ADHD -- 10. When teenagers continue to struggle -- 11. The parent's role in eliminating academic agony -- 12. Working on the home front -- 13. Success, not just survival, in school -- 14. Legal leverage for pursuing academic success -- 15. After high school...what next? -- 16. Parents have permission to take charge -- 17. Words of wisdom from the kids -- Appendix 1. Medication rating scale -- Appendix 2. Sample contract -- Appendix 3. The ABCs of ADD/ADHD : impact on school performance -- Appendix 4. Sample medical report -- Appendix 5. Developing and implementing effective IEPs -- Appendix 6. OHI school eligibility report.
Subject Attention-deficit disorder in adolescence -- Popular works.
Added Author Zeigler Dendy, Chris A. Teenagers with ADD.
Added Title Teenagers with attention deficit disorders and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders
ISBN 9781890627317
1890627313
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